Gabriela Golder (Buenos Aires, Argentina, 1971)

A visual artist, curator and professor of Experimental Video and New Media in Argentina and abroad, Golder is the co-director of both the Bienal de la Imagen en Movimiento (BIM) and CONTINENTE, Research Center in Audiovisual Arts, at the Universidad Nacional de Tres de Febrero, in Argentina. She also serves as curator of the Experimental Video and Film Program of the Modern Art Museum in Buenos Aires.

She is a professor in the Department of Electronic Arts and in the Masters program of Technology and Aesthetics of Electronic Arts at the National University of Tres de Febrero, the Universidad del Cine in Buenos Aires, and the Universidad Maimonides.

Using the formats of film, video and installations, her works primarily raise issues of memory, identity and the world of labour.

She was artist in residence at the Banff Centre for the Arts, Canada; the CICV, France; the Kunsthochschule für Medien, Germany; Schloss, Balmoral, Germany; Wexner Center for the Arts, United States; UQAM, Montréal, Canada, Chambre Blanche, Québec, Canada, RBHA, Sao Paulo, Brazil and Le 104, Paris, France.

She has received several awards for her work, including: BA Site Specific 2014; National Fund for the Arts (group projects), Argentina; Luis Espinal-Mostra CineTrabalho Award, Brazil (2011); the "Sigwart Blum Award“ of the Argentinean Arts Critics Association, Argentina (2007); Media Art Award from the ZKM, Germany (2004); the first prize of the Salón Nacional de Artes Visuales, Argentina (2004); the first prize at Videobrasil, Brazil (2003); the first prize at Festival Videoformes, France (2003) and the Tokyo Video Award, in Japan (2002).

She has received several grants: Group project at Fondo Nacional de las Artes. Argentina (2014); Ars Electronica, 80+1 Project (for ARRORRÓ project). Linz, Austria (2014); Fondo CulturaBA. Buenos Aires. Argentina (2006); Secretaría de Cultura de la Nación – Wexner Center for the Arts, EEUU (2005); Jan Vrijman Fund, Holland (2004); Fellow Academy of Media Art, Köln, Germany, (2003); French Gouvernment / Fondo Nacional de las Artes (1999); Banff Centre for the Arts, Alberta, Canada (1998); Instituto de Cooperación Iberoamericana, España (1997); École Régionale de Beaux-Arts de Rennes, Francia (1995); Fondo Nacional de las Artes, Argentina (1995), among others.

Her recent exhibitions include: 2018 "Estado(s) de Emergência", Paço das Artes, Sao Paulo, Brazil, Artists’s Film International, PROA, Buenos Aires, Argentina; Post-Colonial Frames / Landing Americas, B#side War, International Art Festival on XX century conflicts, Treviso, Italy; El futuro de la memoria, Parque de la Memoria, Buenos Aires, Argentina2017 Jakarta Biennale; Jakarta, Indonesia; Lo que queda, Muntref/Tecnópolis,Buenos Aires, Argentina; Whitechapel Gallery, Gabriela Golder and Wojciech Bakowski, Artist’ Film International, London, England; Video Art in Latin America, LAXART, Pacific Standard Time: LA/LA, USA; BienalSur, La Mirada que se separa de los brazos, Centro Cultural Haroldo Conti,Buenos Aires, Argentina; Disasters of Peace, The Horse Hospital, London, England; El Centro en Movimiento, Centro Cultural Kirchner, Buenos Aires, Argentina 2016 Gabriela Golder, Dazibao, Montréal, Canadá; La tierra tiembla, Centro Cultural Recoleta, Buenos Aires, Argentina; Vues subversives : les traces des hommes, Hall Partage, Metz, France; Dissonance, Getty Center, Los Ángeles, USA; Aires de Familia, Nube Gallery, Santa Cruz de la Sierra, Bolivia  2015 When the Southern Cross speaks, Göteborg International Biennial for Contemporary Art, Sweden; "Interior-habitación de hotel-día", Museo de Arquitectura y Diseño de Buenos Aires, Argentina; Klemm Prize, Buenos Aires, Argentina; Experiments in Cinema, Albuquerque, USA; My Buenos Aires, La Maison Rouge, Paris, France; Feelings, Beaver Hall Gallery, Toronto, Canadá; Territorios de desastre, EAC, Montevideo, Uruguay. 2014 Multitude, Sao Paulo, Brazil; The progress trap, DEAF2014, Rotterdam, Holland; Ensayos iluminados, MUNTREF, Buenos Aires, Argentina; “Entre tiempos… La Colección Jozami en el Museo Lázaro Galdiano”, Madrid, Spain. 2013 Panoramas do Sul, Videobrasil, Sao Paulo, Brazil; Monitoring, Kassel, Germany; Women Commentators, Center for Contemporary Art Ujazdowski Castle, Warsaw, Poland; In the Country of Last Things, Video installation of Gabriela Golder and Charly Nijensohn, Museo de Arte Contemporáneo de Lima, Perú; Conversation Piece, Casa Museo José Carlos Mariátegui, Lima, Perú. 2012 Recorridos, Sala Cronopios, Centro Cultural Recoleta, Mediations Biennale, Poznan, Poland; Care Crisis, Futura Centre for Contemporary Art, Praga, Czech Republic. 2011 Contar historias : Microrrelatos en las colecciones nacionales de arte, Casa del Bicentenario, Buenos Aires, Argentina; 10th Sharjah Bienal; Time | Behind the Vision, Praxis International, Miami, United States; Radical Shift. Politische und soziale Umbrüche in der Kunst Argentiniens seit den 60er Jahren, Museum Morsbroich, Leverkusen, Germany. 2010On ne se moque pas de la mort,Le 104, Paris, France; La Llotgeta, Valencia, Spain; Tales of Resistance and Change, Frankfurter Kunstverein, Frankfurt, Germany; Inconsciente óptico, Galería 713, Buenos Aires, Argentina; Mujeres. 1810-2010, Casa del Bicentenario, Buenos Aires, Argentina. 2009X Bienal de la Habana, Cuba; Arrorró, Ars Electronica, Linz, Austria; Kunst direkt, Mainz, Germany; Tragicomedia, Sevilla, Spain.